Genre: Women's Fiction

Average Rating: 3.3


Ex Libris Romance (77)

Ex Libris Romance (77)

I am all for a Jane Austen retelling, but The One That Got Away, while somewhat fun, was a pale copy of the original (Persuasion).  The characters weren’t very well developed and it seemed to rely too heavily on the original instead of taking a story frame and developing new and better ways to convey […]

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The Status Of All Things By Liz Fenton and Lisa Steinke

The Status Of All Things By Liz Fenton and Lisa Steinke

I grabbed this book from Edelweiss because the premise was so interesting.  What if you could get a do over simply by updating your Facebook status?   Although the writing did not flow very well, the story itself started out strong as we are dropped into the hours before the wedding rehearsal dinner.  The devastation of […]

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Hotel Moscow By Talia Carner

Hotel Moscow By Talia Carner

Based loosely on the author’s own experiences, Hotel Moscow paints a very interesting, but somewhat terrifying, portrait of a country undergoing violent and profound change.  Right away, Brooke learns that being an American will not protect her in a country that seems to be without laws or governance.  The dangerous experiences continue as she faces […]

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